Christof Lehmann

Dr. Christof Lehmann is the founder and editor of nsnbc. He is a psychologist and independent political consultant on conflict and conflict resolution and a wide range of other political issues. His work with traumatized victims of conflict has led him to also pursue the work as political consultant. He is a lifelong activist for peace and justice, human rights, Palestinians rights to self-determination in Palestine, and he is working on the establishment of international institutions for the prosecution of all war crimes, also those committed by privileged nations. On 28 August 2011 he started his blog nsnbc, appalled by misrepresentations of the aggression against Libya and Syria. In March 2013 he turned nsnbc into a daily, independent, international on-line newspaper. He can be contacted at nsnbc international at

By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, August 29th, 2015

Russian Communications Watchdog boasts: “We can block any Website”

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Vadim Ampelonsky, the Chief of the Russian “communications watchdog” Roskomnadzor boasted on Kommersant Radio that Roskomnadzor has “sufficient legal leverage to block More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

Inner-Korean Talks resumed amidst Military Escalation

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Inner-Korean talks resumed in Panmunjom on Saturday amidst a brawl over recent North Korean missile tests, artillery duels and a joint US-South Korean air-force attempt to brandish More...

By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

Dangerous Trends In Palestinian Health Caused by Occupation: UNRWA

Christof Lehmann (NEO) : A UNRWA report on Palestine’s Gaza Strip concludes that infant mortality has risen for the first time in decades. A significant marker for a dangerous trend says UNRWA Director of Health More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Moscow slams Tokyo with “victor’s justice” about disputed Kuril Islands

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Russia’s Foreign Ministry responded to Japanese concerns about Russian politician’s visit to the disputed, Russian-occupied South Kuril Islands, claiming victor’s justice More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

A New Middle East: An Assessment

Christof Lehmann (NEO) : Developments in Syria and Iraq are in an dynamic phase where day to day developments can distract from the assessment of probable midi- to long-term developments. Operand factors in this More...

By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, July 30th, 2015

Russian Security Council Veto on MH17: Next Step the ICC? The Jumbo remains in the Room

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Russia used its veto right at the UN Security Council to stop a Malaysian drafted resolution that called for the establishment of an ad-hoc tribunal to investigate the downing of Malaysian More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, July 29th, 2015
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Libya: Protests against Death Sentences for Saif and other Qaddafi Government Officials

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Tuesday, a Tripoli court under the not officially recognized government of Libya in Tripoli sentenced Saif al-Islam Qaddafi, Abdulah Senussi and seven other officials of the government More...

By Christof Lehmann On Monday, July 27th, 2015

Situation of Syrian Military critical after 4 Years of War

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : In a recent statement, Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad noted that the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) is focusing its operations on the most important strategic locations, adding problems with More...

By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, July 18th, 2015
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UNSC may vote on Malaysian Draft Resolution on Malaysian Airlines MH17 in July

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The government of Malaysia tabled a draft resolution to the UN Security Council, proposing the establishment of an international tribunal. The Council is expected to convene by the end More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Friday, July 17th, 2015

Greek Parliament passes debt agreement: Omitted euro – sovereignty dimensions

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Greek Syriza government of PM Alexis Tsipras passed legislation to adopt the EU’s economic package. Splitting Syriza, Tsipras had to draw on votes from the right. German Finance More...